This is an archived website, available until June 2027. We hope it will inspire people to continue to care for and protect the South West Peak area and other landscapes. Although the South West Peak Landscape Partnership ended in June 2022, the area is within the Peak District National Park. Enquiries can be made to

The 5-year South West Peak Landscape Partnership, 2017-2022, was funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Invasive Species Awareness Event

Event Name Invasive Species Awareness Event
Start Date 26th Jun 2019 9:30 am
End Date 26th Jun 2019 2:00 pm
Duration 4 hours and 30 minutes

Come along and find out more about invasive plant species in the Upper Dove area and what you can do to help us control them.  The event will be focusing on the three main invasive plant species on the Dove - Himalayan balsam, Japanese knotweed and giant hogweed.  We will be discussing:

· The funding we currently have for dealing with invasive plant species;

· Where we are up to in controlling these;

· Identification and mapping;

· Planned action for this year;

· Biosecurity measures to help stop the spread.

This event is part of our 'Upstream Thinking' project funded by a Water Environment Grant from the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development.

A light lunch will be provided so booking is essential.

To sign up for the event click here.

Balsam cutting